A loan of $1,975 helped a member to buy rice, flours, cooking oil, and charcoal for cooking and cosmetics to resell.


Ari Mpya Group's story

Muslima, who is in her late 40's, is married with two children; one of them is still at school and the other one is grown up. She has been running two business, selling cosmetics and vending food, since 2007. She works from 8 AM to 4 PM daily and is able to make a good monthly profit. This will be Muslima's tenth loan from Tujijenge Tanzania. She used the previous loans to increase the food stock whenever she got a new loan and started selling cosmetics. She has paid back all her loans successfully. She is doing great with the loan. She used the profit to pay school fees and cover household expenses. She will use this loan to buy rice, flours, cooking oil, and charcoal for cooking and cosmetics to resell. She dreams of becoming an international business woman. Muslima will share this loan with her loan group, Ari Mpya, with three members who will hold each other accountable for paying back the loan.

In this group: Muslima, Ashura, Nuru
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